|Insight: Earthquake Regularity / Olympic History / "Weird Al" Yankovic / Sound Advice: Submerge|
Earthquake Regularity - Two earthquakes of magnitudes 4.4 and 4.5 surprised Southern California late Tuesday and early Wednesday. The United States Geological Survey says the seismic activity is "normal" for the time and place. Earthquakes, although seemingly random, actually occur with more regularity than we believe. At least that's what Glenn Biasi, a researcher with the University of Nevada, Reno, has recently discovered...
Keywords: KXJZ; Insight; Sacramento public radio; Capital Public Radio; CSU Sacramento; earthquakes - what's normal; Glenn Biasi, a researcher with the University of Nevada, Reno; Olympic history; Bill Mallon, orthopedic surgeon and Olympic historian; Weird Al Yankovic; parody master Weird Al Yankovic; Sound Advice: Submerge Magazine; Jonathan Carabba, co-founder of Submerge Magazine
|Insight: Capitol Chat / Intellectual Property / Eric Bibb and Richie Lawrence / Sound Advice: Submerge Magazine|
Capitol Chat - Could Paul Ryan be the next Vice President of the United States of American? In this week's Capitol Chat, we'll see how California's delegates are spending their time in Tampa, Florida at the Republican National Convention and what they think of the speech given last night by Republican Vice Presidential Candidate Paul Ryan. Capital Public Radio's political reporter Matt Laslo fills us in from the Sunshine State...
Keywords: KXJZ; Insight; Sacramento public radio; Capital Public Radio; CSU Sacramento; Capitol Chat; Amy Quinton; Matt Laslo; Republican National Convention; intellectual property; From Goods to a Good Life: Intellectual Property and Global Justice; Madhavi Sunder, law professor, UC Davis; Eric Bibb; Richie Lawrence; Deepter in the Well; Water; Katie Thomas; studio performance; Sound Advice: Submerge; Jonathan Carabba, co-founder of Submerge Magazine
|Insight: VA Payouts for Wrongful Deaths / The Greeks Road On The Road To WWI / Sound Advice - Capital Public Radio, Inc.|
VA Payouts for Wrongful Deaths - At Fort Hood Wednesday, President Barack Obama restated his commitment "to step up our efforts to reach our troops and veterans" who are suffering mentally and emotionally. The Department of Veterans Affairs will be at the vanguard for this effort, but a recent report by The Center for Investigative Reporting has found that the VA has wrongfully turned away veterans from mental health treatment...
Keywords: Insight; KXJZ; Capital Public Radio; Sacramento public radio; CSU Sacramento; VA Payouts for Wrongful Deaths; Fort Hood; President Barack Obama; The Department of Veterans Affairs; The Center for Investigative Reporting; mental health treatment; veterans; $200 million in 978 separate wrongful death cases since 2001; Aaron Glantz; The Greeks Road; On The Road To World War I; 100-year anniversary of World War I; Hellenic Studies Program at Sacramento State University; Paris Peace Conference; Sound Advice; Jonathan Carabba, co-founder of Submerge Magazine
|Insight: Fishing Ban / Winter Olympics 2014 / Women's Heart Health / Sound Advice - Capital Public Radio, Inc.|
Fishing Bans - The California Fish and Game commission approved emergency fishing closures on parts of the American, Russian and other rivers in the state due to the drought. We’ll find out more from Stafford Lehr with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife and hear reaction from fishermen. Olympics 2014 - The Winter Olympics begins today in Sochi, Russia. The Tahoe area was once home to the games back in 1960 and hopes to once again bring the worldwide competition back to the region...
Keywords: Insight; KXJZ; Capital Public Radio; Sacramento public radio; CSU Sacramento; Fishing Bans; California Fish and Game commission, The; fishing closures; American River; Russian River; Stafford Lehr; Olympics 2014; Winter Olympics; Sochi, Russia; Tahoe Olympic Games 1960; Andy Wirth, CEO of Squaw Valley Holdings; Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows; Women's Heart Health; Amparo Villablanca, UC Davis Women's Cardiovascular Medicine Program Director; National Wear Red Day; Noise Pop 2014; Jonathan Carabba, co-founder of Submerge Magazine, a Sacramento-based arts and entertainment publication; Noise Pop 2014 in San Francisco